Congreve, the drama, and the printed word (Book, 1990) [WorldCat.org]
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Congreve, the drama, and the printed word

Author: Julie Stone Peters
Publisher: Stanford (Calif.) Stanford University Press 1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Theatre and print began their tense relations and imperfect alliance in the late 17th century. This text focuses on the most active phase of the career of William Congreve, a crucial juncture in the  Read more...

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Named Person: William Congreve
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Stone Peters
ISBN: 0804717516 9780804717519
OCLC Number: 1014499329
Description: XIV, 286 p. 22 cm
Contents: Note to the reader; Introduction; 1. Drama and print; 2. Publishers, pirates and the library text; 3. The technologized muse; 4. 'Asterisms'; 5. Scandal's portraits; 6. The dictionary and the monkey; 7. Nature and art; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index.
Responsibility: Julie Stone Peters.

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'An impressive debut by a subtle and learned scholar. Julie Peters has intellectual agility and grace; her restless seeking of connections gives her work relevance to a wide variety of literary, Read more...

 
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